Tag Archive for Republican National Convention

Donald Trump Could Be the Next President of the United States

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… By Alan Minsky – This is madness. Fully predictable madness. One archetype of the American experience is now realized. We’ve always had our carnival hucksters and itinerant preachers and snake oil thieves. P.T. Barnum put on a good show. All sought wealth and power. But never…

Six Factors that Gave Us Trump

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… By Peter Funt – With Donald Trump basking in the Republican convention glow, tortured analysis persists among those seeking to explain how he ever got this far. A recurring view has it that Americans are fed up with politicians and now want an “outsider” to run…

Trump Knocks One Out of the Park in Cleveland

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…It was a doozy of a speech, full of iffy facts and false promises. But they loved it… By Glynn Wilson – While many of my liberal and progressive Democrat friends say on Facebook they could not watch Donald Trump’s acceptance speech at the Republican convention Thursday…

The Reluctant Embrace of Trump

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… By John L. Micek – CLEVELAND, Oh. – U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan, the Wisconsin Republican, wanted to talk about a bunch of stuff during his primetime address at the Republican National Convention. But Donald Trump wasn’t high on that list. He barely mentioned him at…

In A Post-Literate Society, Trump Might As Well Be President

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… The Big Picture – By Glynn Wilson – The first night of the Republican convention in Cleveland was hard to watch. I flipped around some on broadcast TeeVee to see what was going on, and the poor news casters were having a hard time keeping a…